Veritas Storage Foundation Multiple Service Remote DoS (SYM08-004)

low Nessus Plugin ID 31862
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Synopsis

The remote host contains an application that is affected by a denial of service issue.

Description

Veritas Storage Foundation, a storage management solution from Symantec is installed on the remote host.

The installed version is reportedly affected by a denial of service vulnerability. By sending specially crafted IP packets to TCP port 4888, an unauthenticated attacker may be able to cause a denial of service condition and crash the scheduler service.

In addition the Administration service may also be affected by a heap overflow vulnerability.

Solution

Apply the appropriate patch as discussed in the vendor advisories above.

See Also

https://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/488435

http://www.nessus.org/u?b1ba798b

https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-007/

http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.02.20.html

http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.02.20a.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 31862

File Name: veritas_storage_foundation_dos.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: remote

Published: 4/15/2008

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: veritas_storage_foundation_detect.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.4

Vector: AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:symantec:veritas_storage_foundation

Required KB Items: VERITAS/VeritasSchedulerService

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4516, CVE-2008-0638

BID: 25778, 27440

CWE: 20, 119